The Usborne Internet-linked Ancient World

The Usborne Internet-linked Ancient World

Book - 2012 | [New ed.]
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From the first farmers to the fall of Rome, from enormous empires to humble homes, this lavishly illustrated book is packed with fascinating facts about the ancient world. Follow the rise and fall of great civilizations across the globe and explore everyday life for ancient people. Find out how an Egyptian mummy was made, when the Great Wall of China was built and why Celtic warriors painted themselves blue. It includes scenes of perilous battles, grand palaces and day-to-day life; inspirational accounts of the trials and triumphs of past rulers; illustrations of impressive ancient monuments; maps, charts, and momentous dates in world history; links to recommended websites with games, facts and activities.
Publisher: London : Usborne, 2012.
Edition: [New ed.]
ISBN: 9781409531739
Branch Call Number: 930 CHAND
Characteristics: 96 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Boni, Simone
Bingham, Jane


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reading_past_bedtime Feb 13, 2017

Usborne is such a solid publisher, and this book is no disappointment. Lots here to interest a wide range of interests!

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